Get ready to say farewell to Pete Wilder.
When Private Practice returns, Pete will finally be on trial for the mercy killing of one of his patients — but considering Tim Daly won't actually be returning for the sixth season of the ABC medical drama, there are a few options for how Pete will say his farewell.
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The easy option would see Pete ending up in the slammer for good, with Violet (Amy Brenneman
) only paying him visits while off camera. But with executive producer Shonda Rhimes
' recent tease that death will strike
Seaside Wellness, we fear the worst.
Check out a clip from the season premiere of Private Practice
, which airs Tuesday at 10/9c on ABC.